Rare Richard Burton in Beautiful BindingRichard Burton. The Book of the Sword. London: Chatto and Windus, 1884.
First edition. Quarto. xxxix, 299 pages.
Custom brown half morocco with marbled boards. Five raised bands with gilt spine titles and decoration. Minor toning to pages, with some occasional light abrading to fore-edges. Small chips to fore-edge of pages 215-220 and 299. Original illustrated gray cloth panels and spine bound in at rear. A beautifully rebound copy in near fine condition.
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